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Google’s Pixelbook will work with a $99 stylus designed for the laptop computer’s touchscreen.
At Google’s occasion in San Francisco on Wednesday, the corporate introduced a brand new Chromebook: a $999 convertible laptop computer. The Pixelbook is marketed as a high-end convertible laptop computer, which means it is each a laptop computer and a pill, and is predicted to run on Chrome OS.
To assist with the pill expertise, Google mentioned a pen will go together with the brand new Chromebook. The Pixelbook Pen, which can value $99, has greater than 2,000 ranges of stress sensitivity.
The corporate mentioned it labored with Wacom to create the high-tech stylus and get as near the true writing expertise as potential.
“The expertise utilizing a pen ought to be like writing on paper,” Matt Vokoun, Google’s director of product administration, mentioned on the occasion.
Google confirmed off options like drawing on Snapchat footage. Vokoun mentioned the corporate is working with Snap to “convey a larger-screen expertise to the Pixelbook.”
The Pixelbook Pen is Google’s response to the Apple Pencil and Samsung’s Galaxy Notice S Pen. It’s going to additionally be capable to activate Google Assistant on the laptop computer.
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